Alessandro Magnoli Bocchi is the founder and CEO of Foresight Advisors. He is also Economic Advisor to Burgan Bank, Kuwait. Over the past 25 years, he has been working in the field of economic analysis, business management and international investments in Europe, the US, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, and Africa. Prior to creating Foresight Advisors, Dr. Magnoli Bocchi was Chief Economist and member of the management team and Investment Committee at the Kuwait China Investment Company (KCIC). Before joining KCIC in 2008, he was senior economist with the World Bank, where he was recruited through the Young Professionals Program in 2000. Previously, he held the positions of Research Associate at Harvard University and Economist at the Inter-American Development Bank. He is Qualified Chartered Accountant, Fiscal and Business consultant under Italian jurisdiction (Dottore Commercialista) and has published numerous articles and books. He holds a Ph.D. in Management Sciences from ESADE; an MBA/MIM from CEMS (Bocconi/ESADE); and a BA in Business Administration from Bocconi University. He is also completing a degree in International Law from the University of Parma.